- Complete an
Application form and mail in or bring to a General
$40.00 Regular Adult Membership
Associate (no hardcopy newsletter)
Change of Address:
- Snail mail address, e-mail address, phone number,
Benefits of membership:
Newsletter: As a member of LACS, each month you
are snail-mailed a hardcopy our our newsletter, User
Friendly, which keeps you in touch with what is
going on in LACS. Each issue includes a calendar of events and
many interesting articles, reviews, and Tips & Tricks all written
by members of LACS and other PC User Group members around the
world. Any member may submit articles or take advantage of
free classified ads to buy or sell computer tems. For archived
Sharing Knowledge: As a member of LACS, you are
automatically enrolled in two e-mail lists, LACSLIST,
for members to communicate with each about computer related topics,
and LACSPC for official LACS announcements. All LACS
e-mail lists are hosted by
Yahoo! Groups and are private, i.e. Members-Only.
When you send an e-mail to one of our e-mail lists, it goes to
all enrolled members. We have other e-mail lists, all Opt-In,
for SIGs and sharing non-computer topics; for additional details,
Getting Help: As a member of LACS, you have access to
several sources of computer help & assistance:
1) You can e-mail your questions to LACSLIST. When you send
in a question, many people see it and there is almost always
at least one person, if not many, with a ready answer.
2) You can phone someone on our "Members Helping Members" contact
list in User Friendly. Several members have agreed
to try to answer members’ questions during specified hours on
particular products or subjects. Keep in mind that they are
volunteers. Most are not in the computer ndustry and they don’t know
everything (neither do the tech support persons at most companies).
Be polite, but use this resource and, when you can, help others by
becoming a Quick Consultant on whatever subject(s) or program(s)
you know best.
Product Review: If there's software, an
accessory, or a PC-related book which you’d like to receive,
you can get it free if you provide a review for User
For past reviews and guidelines,
Lucky Draw: Product give-away at the end of most General
Special Offers: Discounts on various products.
Rewards: A member who signs up a new Regular or higher category of
member gets a three-month extension of their own membership.